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Turkey dismisses over 2,700 in post-coup purges

ANKARA: Turkey on Sunday ordered the dismissal of over 2,700 people working in public institutions over alleged links to "terror" in the latest round of purges since last year's failed coup. A total of 2,756 people were removed from…

Zimbabwe’s Mugabe resisting army pressure to quit

HARARE: President Robert Mugabe is insisting he remains Zimbabwe’s only legitimate ruler and balking at mediation by a Catholic priest to allow the 93-year-old former guerrilla a graceful exit after a military coup, sources said on…